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  1. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    I got my reference letter(s) ready for australia immigration; however I forgot to mention the joining and relieving DATE in [dd/MM/yyyy] format rather I mentioned in [Month, Year] for instance:- Joining Date: October, 2009 Relieving Date: January, 2011 Will my reference letter(s) be accepted...
  2. Articles: Europe
    A post Brexit immigration system in the UK should clamp down on low skilled workers from the European Union but the nation will still need a positive policy for students and tourists, according to a new report. People looking to move abroad to work, live and study are facing huge change in...
  3. Articles: Americas
    President Donald Trump is still determined to increase restrictions on people moving to the US to live and work but has offered help to immigrants who were brought to the country illegally. If his plans outlined in his State of the Nation speech to end chain immigration, where family members...
  4. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hello all! Quick question for anyone who might have been through this before or have some subject knowledge... I'm an American Citizen (on my ETA now) who has moved to Australia with my Kiwi wife (marriage certified in NZ) and daughter. After originally prepping documentation for a 820...
  5. Articles: Europe
    The net migration target used in the UK to determine the numbers allowed to work in the country should be replaced by simpler and clearer immigration rules and take into account different kinds of immigration. The current system is not working, according to the Parliamentary Home Affairs...
  6. Spain Expat Forum for Expats Living in Spain
    Hello, I am Swiss citizen originally from Pakistan. My parents live in Pakistan and will be retiring at the end of this year. After retirement they will be my dependents and will have to live with me. I wish to move to Spain to live and work. As swiss national I have right to do so. But I am...
  7. Articles: Americas
    The workforce in Canada is growing in large part due to the rise in the number of people moving to Canada with immigrants making up almost a quarter of the labour force. From 2006 to 2016, about two thirds of Canada's population growth was the result of migratory increase, the difference...
  8. Spain Expat Forum for Expats Living in Spain
    Last year, I was living and working in Slovakia legally with a residence permit. I finished my job there in July and moved to Spain to work. My Slovak residence permit was cancelled at the start of August, but I figured there was some sort of 'grace period' for after the permit finished (I never...
  9. Articles: Americas
    Canada’s new multiyear levels plan will see almost one million new permanent residents welcomed by the end of 2020, it has been confirmed, many of them moving to Ontario. Ontario is the top destination for newcomers to Canada and a new Canada-Ontario Immigration Agreement (COIA) will guide the...
  10. Greece Expat Forum for Expats Living in Greece
    Hello there, Hoping someone could give us some insight. I am a US citizen who traveled to Greece on a 90 day Schengen Visa. Within the 90 days I married my husband who lives in Greece (a Greek citizen). We were told by the marriage office that once we are married, I will have the right to...
  11. Coffee lounge : Immigration sharing ideas
    Hello! There is a Partnership visa application question that I would like some advice on. My boyfriend and I have been together for 3 years and planning to get married next year. He recently got a job offer in Auckland and received a talented work visa. I would like to join him in Auckland asap...
  12. France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    Dear Expats, I hope you can help me: there have been a few similar questions on this forum to mine but none quite the same (and the relevant laws and policies may have changed in recent times). I am Irish-UK citizen living in the UK but planning to spend approximately a year in France, so we...
  13. Articles: Australasia & the Pacific Islands
    Getting a visa to move to New Zealand could get tougher for some groups such as temporary workers and foreign students with the new Government expected to get tougher in immigration. According to immigration experts, the incoming coalition Government is expected to be more nationalist and want...
  14. Portugal Expat Forum for Expats Living in Portugal
    Hi there! I have a couple questions about obtaining Portuguese citizenship through descent. I am a 23 year old adult living in Canada. Both of my grandparents on my mother's side were born and married in the Azores before immigrating to Canada in the 1960s. My grandfather recently passed away...
  15. Portugal Expat Forum for Expats Living in Portugal
    Hi i am temporary residence card holder in portugal i want to study in Portugal for my bachelor and want to know the procedure and also the benefits. I am looking for Software engineering field. Hoping for some earliest suggestions & advice.
  16. Articles: Europe
    More people are moving around the world to live and work but some are welcomed more in some countries than others, new research has found. Overall 75% of people in 25 countries around the world believe that immigration has increased in their country over the last five years, according to new...
  17. Articles: Europe
    As the Brexit negotiations continue it has been revealed that whatever new arrangements are agreed upon could come into force on the day that the UK actually leaves the European Union. While a number of documents have been prepared on what is likely to happen in terms of freedom of movement and...
  18. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi, :yo: So I lodged my EOI in August 2016 for 261312 Developer Programmer. Current Points: 189 Visa - 60 Points 489 Visa - 65 points For South Australia. Any idea if I will get an invitation any time soon? I've been waiting for a while now. :fingerscrossed::fingerscrossed: Thanks in advance!
  19. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi guys, I was wondering if anyone has undergone switching from a general student visa in the UK to a spouse visa and also what their journey was like?
  20. Articles: Americas
    While many people in Canada are known to speak English and French, official figures show that the nation is becoming more diverse with more people speaking more languages than ever before. Almost 7.6 million Canadians reported speaking a language other than English or French at home in 2016, an...
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